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Several States Waiving Trucking Rules for Fuel Shipments

Extraordinarily cold weather in parts of the U.S. has resulted in more states issuing emergency declarations, waiving mainly hours of service rules, w... Read More

Canadian Industrial Transportation Association announces rebrand

OTTAWA, Ont,-- The Canadian Industrial Transportation Association announced that it has rebranded the organization’s name and logo and has also... Read More

Spot Market Rates Jumped As 2013 Drew to a Close

From Dec. 22 through the 28, rates for vans picked up 0.5% from the previous seven days, for an average of $1.95 per mile, reports DAT. During the sam... Read More

Trucking Stories of 2013

  FMCSA Plans to Drop Driver Inspection Reports if no Defectsoval. Legislation Would Up Minimum Truck Insurance Alm. Sleep Apnea... Read More

Government of Canada launches Canada.ca

The Government of Canada is making it easier for Canadians to find and access government information online through its new website, Canada.ca. The l... Read More

Ontario’s Rob Marshall Takes Home Grand Champion and Rookie of the Year Trophies at the 2013 National Professional Truck Driving Championships

Home Hardware driver Rob Marshall from Waterloo, Ontario, beat all competitors at this year’s National Professional Truck Driving Championships... Read More

Truck Trainers, Insurers Join OTA Call for Mandatory Entry Level Training

An assembly of leading Canadian trucking insurers and the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario have banded with the Ontario Trucking Asso... Read More

New Canadian survey on sustainability and transportation decisions

TORONTO, Ont. --  The Sauder School of Business is researching how Canadian firms view sustainability and manage transportation decisions that af... Read More

B.C.\'s South Fraser Perimeter Road completed, officially open

The $1.26 billion South Fraser Perimeter Road has officially opened in Delta, British Columbia. The Honourable Kerry-Lynne Findlay, Minister of Nat... Read More

US Trucking Associations Want to Test Sleeper Berth Flexibility

The American Trucking Association along with other state associations have asked the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to conduct a pilot pr... Read More